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auxiliary - offering or providing help; additional or subsidiary; N: helper; assistant
unceremonious - not done politely without due formalities
amphibian - able to live both on land and in water; N.
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
parochial - narrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes
hubbub - confused uproar; loud noise; din
wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
obsequy - funeral ceremony